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DGA. 1. II. 
750 


FURTHER EXCAVATIONS 
AT MOHENJO-DARO 


Being an official account of Archaeological 
Excavations at Mohenjo-daro carried out by 
the Government of India between the years 

1927 and 1931 


By 


E. J. H. MACKAY, M.A., D.Litt., F.S.A., 


Late Special Officer for Exploration, 
Archaeological Survey of India. 


With Chapters by A. S. Hemmy, B.A., M.Se., and by 
B. S. Guha, Ph.D., and P. C. Basu, M.Se., M.B. 

Volume II : Plates I — CXLVI 


Published by the Manager op Publications, Delhi 
Printed bt the M\nager, Government of India Press, New Delhi 

1937 

Price Es 28 10 or 44sh 6d 




PLATES 


I Site plan of Mohenjo daro 

II SD Area Stupa Mound Western Excavations— 

(a) Eenestrated court in Block 1 From S E 

(b) View of Stupa Mound Portion of Block 10 i n foreground From N W 

(c) Block 1 S E comer of fenestrated court 

(d) Block 1 S E comer of court with Late additions 
TIT SD Area Stupa Mound Western Excavations — 

(a) Main Street from N 

(b) Block 6, room 13, from W 

(c) Mam Street from S 

(d) Block 6, room 19, from E 

IV SD Area Stupa Mound Western Excavations — 

(а) Block 6, room 8 Layer of gravel beneath drain From W 

(б) Main Street Division wall at northern end From S E 

(c) Block 6 Passage between bathrooms From E 

(d) Mam Street Pavmg with holes for supports From S W 

(e) Block 6 Curved drain outside bathroom 26 Frcm S 
(/) Mam Street Collapsed dram at northern end 

"V SD Area Stupa Mound Western Excavations — 

(а) Blocks 1, 6 and 8 From N W 

(б) Block 9 From S E 

( c ) Block 6 Group of bathrooms with passage between From W 

(d) Block 6 Well m chamber 16 From S 

VI SD Area Stupa Mound Plan and Sections of Western Excavations 

VII SD Area Stupa Mound Plan and Sections of Block 1 of Western Excavations 

VIIL SD Area Stupa Mound Western Excavations Plan and Sections of group of 
batlnooms Sections of trial trenches (H) North of DK Area, G Section 

IX DK Area, G Section, Northern Portion Upper Levels — 

(а) General view of partially excavated ground From S W 

(б) Same view after deeper excav ations Block 15, rooms 2 t and 3, m foreground 

on left 

X DK Area, G Section, Northern Portion Upper Levels — 

(a) Block 14, house HI, room 19 Late lb level Fiom N W 

(b) Central Street Chute and soak pit Late II and lb periods From N 

(c) Central Street Late II level From W 

(d) Central Street Late II level From E 

(e) Group A of copper and bronze tools and implements 
(/) Group A m situ in Block 14, house III, room 19 

(q) Group B of copper and bronze in Block 15, house VI, room 2S 
fy) Gioup C of copper and bronze in Block 15, house VI, room 2S 



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TEATE 

XI DK Area, G Section, Northern PdituSn j Upper Levels— 

(a) West Street Late la and lb lends .Front b , 1 , n i , j i r 

(b) West Street Late II and 111 levels From b ^ 4 1 

(c) West Street fyttc la and lb lev els From X ( 

(d) West Street Late II level From N * 

' ‘ 1 ^ (e) Block IS, room 05 1 Pavement of Lite lb date l* rom X W 

(/) Block 2 3, building I, passage 8, 0 Pavement of Lnt< 11 period From S L 

XII DK Area, G Section, Northern Portion Upper Lev cK — j , 

(a) Block 23 Blocked dooinav m vw stern nail of court 13 

(b) Block II Bathroom or pn\ \ in house 111, room IS I ropi W 

(c) Block 22 Pavement, di tin and pit in house 1 room 3 J ram S 

(d) Block 23 Pmv m liouse III, room II I rom S 

(c) Block 15 House I, room 3, at Late 11 level 1 rom S W 

(/) Block 18 Pavement at late la level in room 07 I rom N W 

XIII DK Area, G Section, Northern Portion Uppt r I/n ( Is Plans of site 

XIV DKArea,G Section, Northern Portion Upper I ends frictions on plain 

XV DKArca,G Section, Southern Portion Lower I tvtU — 

(a) Block 7 Iolo Lane Earlv dram and buddim*** I rom W 

(6) Block 7 Foto I ane Dram at verv low level From W 

(c) Block 7 Earlv structures at n deep level I rom \ II 

(tf) Block 7 Small building of earlv date From S \\ 

XVI DK Area, G Section, Southern Portion Plan of InUrmedute lit Occupation 

XVn DK Area, G Section, Southern Portion Plan of Intcrxnrdi tt* k II Occupation 

XVIII DK Area, G Section, Southern Portion Flan of Intermediate I Occupation 

XIX DK Area, G Section, Southern Portion Plan of Lite III Occupation 

XX DIvAiea, G Section , Southern Portion Plan of Late I and If Occupations 

XXI DK Area, G Section, Southern Portion Sections on plans 

XXII DK Area, G Section, Northern and Southern Portion* Elevations and plan* of 
details 

XXIII DIv Area, G Section, Southern Portion Elevations and plans of details 

XXIV DK Area, G Section, Southern Portion Lower Level* — 

(f?) First Street populated to show width Inter III level From S*. 

(b) Block 10 Well in court of house IV Inter III level From S W 

XXV DK Area, G Section, Southern Portion Lower Lev ds — 

(a) First Street Inter I level From N 

(b) First Street Inter I level From S 

(c) First Street Inter II and I levels From X 

(d) First Street Inter II and I levels From S 

(c) First Street Inter III lev d From X T 

(/) First Street Inter TIJ levd From S 



Ill 


JPLATE 

XXVI 


XXVII 


XXVIII 


XXIX 


XXX 


XXXI 


XXXII 


XXXIII 


DK Area, G Section, Southern Portion Lower Levels — 

(а) General view of excavations with Block I A in foreground Inter III level 

From S 

(б) Blocks 9 and 10, the former partially excavated From N W 
DK Area, G Section, Southern Portion Lower Levels — 

{a) Block 11 with Block 10A and Long Lane in foreground Inter III level 
FromS E 

(5) Block 12 with passage 99 on left Partially excavated Inter III level 
From S 


DK Area, G Section, Southern Portion Lower Levels — 

(a) Block 1 Eastern court with eastern wing and Block 4 beyond Inter 

II level From S W 

(b) Block 1 Eastern court Inter II level From N W 
DK Area, G Section, Southern Portion Lower Levels — 


(a) First Street Pot dram and doorwav Inter III level From W 

(b) Block 7 Niche and paving m house IV, room 79 Inter III level From 

W 

(c) First Street Dram made with trimmed bricks Inter I level From 

W 

(d) First Street Chute and dram Inter II level From E 
DK Area, G Section, Southern Portion 'Lower Levels — 

(a) Block 4 Booms 14, 15, 16 Inter III level From S E 

(b) Block 4 Booms 14, 15, 16 Inter III level From S W 

(c) Crooked Lane Inter III level From W 

(d) Low Lane Inter III level From N 

DK Area, G Section, Southern Portion Lower Levels — 


(a) Block 12A Booms 22 and 23 of house II m foreground 

(b) Blocks 11 and 12, with Short Lane between Inter III level 

(c) Long Lane, between Blocks 9 and 10 (II) Inter II level 

(d) Long Lane, between Blocks 9 (VH) and 10 Inter II level 

(e) Short Lane, between Blocks 11 and 12 Inter III level 

DK Area, G Section, Southern Portion Lower Levels — 

(а) Skeletons and tusks in Block 10A From S 

(б) Human remains in Block 10A 

(c) Long Lane, between Blocks 10A and 11 Inter III level 

(d) Long Lane, between Blocks 10A and 11 Inter III level 

DK Area, G Section, Southern Portion Lower Levels — 


From N E 
From S 
From W 
From E 
From S 


From E 
From W, 


(a) Block 10 Entrance to house III Inter III level From W 

( b ) Block 1A Double stairway Inter III level From N 

(c) Fore Lane, south of house III, Block 10 Inter III level From E 

(d) Fore Lane, south of house III, Block 10 Inter III level From W. 


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PLATE 

XXXIV 


XXXV 


XXXVI 


XXXVII 


XXXVIII 


XXXIX 


DK Area, G Section, Southern Portion Lower Levels — 

(a) Short Lane, between Blocks 11 and 12 Inter III level From S 

(b) Long Lane Stairway between Blocks 7 and 10 (II) Inter II levels 

From N W 

(c) Loop Lane, between Blocks 11 and 12 A From S 
(cZ) Loop Lane, between Blocks 11 and 12A From N 


DK Area, G Section, Southern Portion Louer Levels — 

(a) Block 1 Furnaces m house II, room 33 Inter II level From S W 

(b) Block 1 Well m court 1 of house I Inter III level From N W 

(c) Block 1 Pottery cistern in house IV, room 80 Inter II level From 


W 

(cZ) Block 1 
(e) Block 1 
(/) Block 1 

(g) Block 1 

From S 


Coping of well in house I, room 19 Late III level From S E 
Stairway m houso I, room 19 Inter II level From W 
Oven in court of houso IV Inter II level From N 
House IV, room 28 Inter I and II doorways m northern wall 


DK Area, G Section, Southern Portion Lower Levels — 

(a) Block 1 Well in house IV, room 38 Inter I level From E 

(b) Block 1 Booms 63 65 of house VIII in foreground From N W 

(c) Block 2 Circular pavement in nouso II, room 22 Inter II level From 

S E 

(i d ) Block 1 House IV, ■’rooms 21-26 Inter II level From W 
(c) Block 2 Houses I and II in foreground From S W 
DK Area, G Section, Southern Portion Lower Levels — 

(а) Block 3 Upper walls with apertures, house V, room 21 Inter I level 

From S W 

(б) Block 7 Bunnel and jar in doorway of house IV, room 50 Inter ITT level . 

From E 

(o) Block 7 Outside wall of house VII Inter II level From N 

(cZ) Block 5 Well with Inter I and Late III pavements From W ‘ 

(e) Block 7 House V, court 68 Intel III level From N W 

(/) General view of excavations Blocks 2 and 3 m foreground From S E, 

(g) Block 7 Well m house I, room 19 Inter II level From S 

DK Area, G Section, Southern Portion Lower Levels — 

(a) Fore Lane Kepairs to house VI, Block 7 Inter III level From E 

(b) Long Lane Chute outside Block 11, house HI Inter HI level From* 

S 

(c) Eastern end of Fore Lane Inter III level 

(cZ) Fore Lane Bunnel and jar outside Block 7 Inter I level From E 

DK Area, G Section, Southern Portion Lower Levels — 

(а) Block 9 Pavement and well m house VI Inter I level From E 

(б) Block 9 Northern wall of house Vn Inter H level From S 
(c) Block 9 Pavements m house ni Inter I level From W 

(cZ) Block 9 Pipe drain m house VI, rooms 33-35 Inter I level From S W«- 



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PLATE 

(e) General view of Blocks 7, 9 and 10 House VI of Block 9 m n*ht fore- 
ground From N W ° 

if) Lon S Lane, between, Blocks 7 and 9 (III) Inter II level From W 

XL DK Area, G Section, Southern Portion Lower Levels — 

(a) Block 10 Fa£ade of house HI Inter III level From W 

(b) Block 20 North eastern comer of liouse III Inter III level 

(c) Block 10 Southern wall of enclosure S3, house IV Inter III level 

((Z) Block 1A Stairway Inter III level From N E 

XL! DK Area, G Section, Southern, Portion Lower Levels — 

(a) Loop Lane, between Blocks 9A and 12A Inter II level From N 

(b) Block 10 Well in house II Inter III level From W 

(c) Block 10 Chute in south wall of liouse I Inter II level From S W« 

(d) Block 10 Well m house II From S E 

(e) Block 9 Walls of Inter HI and I date m house VII From E 

(f) Block 10 Well in house II Inter II level From S W 

(£ 7 ) Block 10A m foreground, and Block 11 beyond From S E 

XLII DK Area, G Section, Southern Portion Lower Levels — 

(a) Northern wall of Block 1 Excavated to Inter II level From N W* 

(b) Block 12, rooms 90, 100 Inter III level From S 

(c) Loop Lane, between Blocks 12 and 12A Inter II level From W 
(cZ) Block 12, rooms 89 and 99 Inter III level From N E 

XLHI DK Area, G Section, Southern Portion Upper Levels — 

(а) Low Lane Late II level From N 

(б) Block 8A Well in room 42 Late III level From E 

(c) Block 8 A Skeletons on stairway of Late lb period From W 

(d) Block S Dram covered with large bricks in house II, room 50 Late I level 

From W 

(c) Block 9 Pavement m house XII, room 45 Late lb level From N 

(/) Block 9 Well and staircase in house XII Late lb level From N E 

XL1V DK Area, G Section, Southern Portion Upper Levels — 

(a) Block 8 Chute outside house II, room 17 Late lb level From S 

(b) Block 8 Well m house H, room 19 Late III and II levels From S E 

(c) First Street showmg Late III drainage system From N 

(d) Low Lane with Late III drainage channels From N 

(e) Blocks 7 and 9, showing house IX of Block 7 in middle distance Late HI 

level From N 

(/) Block 9 Late HI walls in House VI From N W 

XLV DK Area, G Section, Southern Portion Upper Levels— 

(а) First Street Dram and cesspits of Inter I date From N W 

(б) Block 8A. Booms 33, 34 Late n level From S W 

(c) Block 8A Booms 37, 40 Late II level From S W. 

(r?) Block 8A Booms 33, 34 Late H level From S E 



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“PLATE 

(e) Block GA Brick pier in rooms 38, 40 Late III period From N 

(/) Block ^9 A Cooking-place in house VIII, room 64 Late III period From 

XLV3 DK Area, G Section, Southern Portion Upper Levels — 

(a) North eastern corner of Block 0A, with Firbt Street in foreground 

(b) Block 9A with house VIII in foreground From W 

XLVII DK Area, G Section, Southern Portion Upper Levels — 

(a) First Street Late III level From N E 

{b) First Street, with part of eastern wall of Block 3 in foreground Late III level 
FromS W 

(c) Blocks 5 and 6, showing lane between Late III lbvel From E 

(d) Block 6 Eastern sides of houses I and II Late III level 

JXLVIII DK Area, G Section, Southern Portion Upper Levels — 

(a) Block 7 Stairv ay m houso II, room 93 Late III level From S W 

(6) Dram m lane between Bloeks 9 (VI) and 9A (V) Late II level From 
E 

(c) Block 12 Dram aperture in eastern wall of room 93 Late II level From 

W 

(d) Late II dram between Blocks 12 and 12A From S W 

(e) Block 2 Cooking-places in co irt 21 Late lb level From N E 

XLIX DK Area, G Section, Southern Portion Upper Levels — 

(«) First Street, shoving eastern side of Block G Late II level From N E 

(b) Block 9, house VI Passage 31 in foreground Late lb level From N W 

(c) Block 9 Western side of house IV Late lb level From N W 

(d) Block 9 Eastern portion of houso VI From N W 

(e) Block 1, houso VII Well m room 39 Upper p t a\ omen t at la level From 

N E 

(/) Block 10, house II Well and pavement m room 26 Late lb level From 
N 

L DK Area, G Section, Southern Portion Upper Levels — 

(a) Block 9, house VI Rooms 14-20 in background Late la level From 
S W 

{b) Block 2 Pottery kiln m court 15 Late lb level From S W 

(c) Block 9, house III * Late la dram From S E 

(d) Block 9 Pottery kilns m houso IT, court 21 Late la level From E 

XT DK Area, G Section, Southern Portion Upper Levels — 

(а) View of section before excavation From S W 

(б) Work commenced at Block 7, house I From S E 

(r) North-western comer of Block 6 m foreground, and First Street m 
distance 

(d) First Street North eastern comer of Block 3 m background 



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PIATE 

LII Lino drawings of Pottory and Pottery Groups Upper Levels 
LIII Lino drawings of Pottery Groups and Gamosmen Upper Levels 
LIV Photographs of Pottery and other Objocfcs Upper Levels 
LV Lino drawings of Pottci} Upper Levels 
LVI Line drawings of Pottory Uppor Lcvols 
LYII Line drawings of Pottory Upper Levels 
LVIII Line drawings of Storage Jars Upper Lovols 
LIX Line drawings of Pottory Groups Uppor Levels 
LX Lino drawings of Pottery Lower Lovols 
LXI Lino draw ings of Pottery Low or Lovols 

LXII Lino draw ings of Pottory Low or Levels 

LXIII Lino drawings of Storugo Jars Lower Levels 
LNIV Lino drawings of Pottery Groups Lower Levels 

LXY Lino draw mgs of Pottery Groups Low or Levels 

LXVI Photographs of Pottery Lower Levels 
LXYII Photographs of Cut and Incised Ware, otc Lower Levels 
LXVIII Photographs of Painted Sherds Uppor Levels 
LXIX Line drawings of Painted Sherds Upper Lovols 
LXX Photographs of Painted Sherds Lower Levels 

LXXI Photographs of Various Objects from SD Area, Western Portion Upper Levels 
LXXII Pottery Figurines Upper Le\ els 
LXXIII Potter} and Bronze Figunncs Upper Levels 
LXXIV Potter}, Shell, Faience and Bronze Model Animals Upper Lcvols 
LXXV Pottery Figurines Lower Lo\ els 
LXXVI Potter} and Paste Figurines Lower Levels 

LXXVII Pottery, St-one, Faience and Bron/e Model Animals Upper Levels 
LXXVIII Pottery and Paste Model Animals Upper Lovols 
LXXIX Pottery, Stono, Shell and Bronzo Model Animals Lower Levels 
LXXX Potter}, Paste and Faience Model Animals Lower Levels 
LXXXI Potter} Model Animals, Gamesmon and Jar stoppers Lower Levels 
LXXXII Seals Amulets, Beads, Figurines and Coins from SD and DK Areas Upper Levels 
LXXXIII Seal Impressions Upper Lcvols 
LXXX1V Seal Impressions Upper Lc\ els 
LXXXY Seel Impressions Upper Levels 
LXXXVI SeM Impressions Uppor Level* 

LXXXVII Seal Impressions Upper Lot els 
LXXXVIJI Seal Impressions Upper Levels 
LXXXIX Seal Impressions Upper Levels 

XC Photographs of Seals and Amulets Upper Levels 

XCI Photographs of Clay and Faience Amulets, Ivory Combs, Hair-pins and Buttons 
Upper Levels 

XCII Drawings of Clay and Faience Amulets Upper Levels 

XCIH Line drawings of Designs and Inscriptions on Copper Tablets Upper Levels 



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PLATE 

XCIV Seal Impressions Lower Levels 
XCV Seal Impressions Lower Levels t 
XCVI Seal Impressions I<ower Levels 
XCVII Seal Impressions Lower Levels 
XCVIII Seal Impressions Lower Lovels 
XGIX Seal Impressions Lower Lovels 

C Seal Impressions, Ivory and Bronzo Hair-pins, Pm-hoads Comb, Buttons and 
Ornaments Lower Levels 

Cl Drawings of Clay and Faience Amulets Lower Levels 
CII Drawings of Clay, Faience and Paste Amulots Lower Levels 

CIII Line drawings and photographs of Copper Tablets and Clay Amulets Lover Lovell 
CIV Photographs of Various Stone and Pottery Objects Upper Levels 
CV Photographs of Miscellaneous Objects Upper Levels 
CVI Photographs of Various Objocts Upper Lovels 
CVII Line drawings of Miscellaneous Objects Upper Lovols 
CVin Photographs of Various Objects Lower Lovels 
CIX Photographs of Pottery, Ivory, Shell, and Stone Objects Lower Levels 
CX Line drawings of Various Objects Lower Levels 
CXI Photographs of Miscellaneous Objects Lower Levels 
CXII Photographs of Pottery Objects from Early Levels 

CXIII Drawings of Copper and Bronze Tools, Implements and Utensils (Group A). 
Upper Levels 

CXIV Drawings of Copper and Bronzo Tools, Implements and Utensils ( Group A) 
Upper Levels 

CXV Drawings of Coppor and Bronze and Stone Objects (Groups A and B) Upper Levels* 
CXVI Drawings of Coppor and Bronzo and Stone Objects (Group C) Upper Lovels 

CXVII Drawings of Copper and Bronze Tools and Utensils (Group C) and Various Imple- 
ments Upper Levels 

CXVIII Photographs of Copper and Bronze Objects Upper Levels 
CXIX Drawings of Various Coppor and Bronze Tools and Implements Upper Levels 
CXX Photographs of Copper and Bronze Implements Uppor Lovels 
CXXI Photographs of Copper and Bronze Tools Implements and Ornaments Upper Levels* 
CXXII Photographs of Copper and Bronze Tools and Implements Upper Levels 
CXXIII Drawings of Copper and Bronze Knives and Daggers Uppor Levels 
CXXIV Drawings of Copper and Bronze Tools and Implements, Inlay, Ornaments, etc. 
Uppor Levels 

CXXV Drawings of Various Objects, including Copper and Bronze Uppor Levels 
CXX VI Drawings of Copper and Bronze Implements and Tools Lower Levels 
CXX VII Drawings of Copper and Bronze Implements and Tools Lower Levels 
CXXVIII Drawings of Copper and Bronze Implements, Tools und Utensils Lower Levels. 

CXXIX Draw mgs of Copper and Bronze Knives, Daggers Spear and Lance-heads. 
Lower I eve Is 

CXXX Drawings of Copper and Bronze Chisels, Awls, Knives, Mirrors, etc Lower Levels. 

CXXXI Photographs of Copper and Bronze Awls, Knives, Blade-axes, Chisels, Spear-heads, 
otc Lower Levels 



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CXXXII 
<CXXXIII 
C XXXIV 

cxxxv 

CXXXVI 

CXXXVH 

CXXXVIII 


CXXXIX 


CXL 

CXLI 

CXLII 

CXLIII 

CXLIV 

CXLV 

CXLVI 


Photographs of Copper and Bronze Utensils, Mirrors, Figh-hooks, Bazors, Arrow- 
heads, Ingots, etc Lower Levels 

Photographs of Copper and Bronze Knives and Daggers, Sickle, Chisels Spear 
heads, etc Lower Lcvols 

Line drawings of Beads, Spators and Terminals from SD Area Upper Levels 

Photographs of Composite and Etched Carnelian Beads, Silver Cones, Pendants, 
Silvor Scrap, Bracelet, Buttons, Strings of Beads, etc Upper Levels 

Photographs of Various Types of Beads, Amulets and other Objects Upper Levels 

Line drawings of Vanous Types of Beads Upper Levels 

Line drawings of Beads, Spacers, Terminals, Ivory Dice and other Ornaments 
Upper Lovols 

Line drawings of I\ ory Hair pins, Stone, Faience, Bronze and Pottery Gamesmen, 
Copper and Bronzo Bracelets and Beads of various shapes Lower Levels 

Photographs of Gamesmen, Bullae, Bracelets, Marbles, Dice, Battles, Peotoral, etc 
Upper Levols 

Photographs of Inlays, Ivorj Objects, Shells, Miniature Pottery, Strings of 
Beads, etc Upper Levels 

Photographs of Bullae, Buttons, Nose or Ear Plugs, Bracelets, Inlay, Gamesmen 
Marbles, Battles, Game board, Dice, Cartframe, etc Lower Levels 

Lino drawings of Stone Vessels, Ivory Objects, Tabular Dice and other Objects 
Low er Lo\ els 

Line drawings and photographs of Bing stones 

Photographs of Skulls 

Line drawings of Skulls in colours 




MOIIFNJO-DARO, SD ARE V 


Plate II 



(c) Block I South eastern corner of fenestrated court ( d ) South eastern corner of fenestrated courtyard showing Late additions 












Plate IV 


MOHENJO PARO, SD AREA 



(c) P\cs\(f djtwhn ii \tjihooms in Br ock G From F\st { d ) Block or r vying in Main Streft From SouthWest 



( c ) Cun\ 1 1) im un in Brock G ( 8 ) From South 


(/) Collapsed drain at Northern end of Main 
Street From South 







(c) Block 6 Passage and Group of Bathrooms From W (d) Well in Chamber 16 , Block 6 From S 




























Plate XII 


MOHENJO I) ABO, Dlv AREA, G SECTION 



(a) Blockfd door in West m vll or Court 13, Block 23 



(c) Block 22, House I, Room 3 Pm mint dr\in and tit 
oi Lvr* Jr Phiiod Prom South 



(e) Block 15, IJolsf J, Room 3 Lute II Level 
From South West 



( b ) Block 14, House III, Room 18 Bathroom or 
Prim From West 



( d ) Prim in House III, Btock 23 From ^outh 



(/) Block 18, Room 95 Paiement of I ate Ia date 
From North West 




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MOHPXIO DARO, DK \PF\ G ^ECTIOX 


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From Xouth I \st (fi) Brock 7 Mivn Buirmso vt \hi\ I utr^ Ir\rr I kom Soi tii \\ mt 












MOHENJODARO, DK AREA, G SECTION 
ELEVATIONS AND PLANS OF DETAILS 


Platf XXII 


12 0 1 2 3 4 



ELEVATION OF WESTERN WALL OF 
R °_0 13 _ B I LO 0 K_ 4 _ _ DjauM _ Ljm 

INTERMEDIATE PERIOD 


LATRINE IN ROOM 15 HOUSE III 
BLOCK 23 

DK AREA (NORTHERN PORTION) 
LATE II 


11 I >- 

1 I 

SECTION, LOOKING W 


SQUARE COLUMN IN SPACE 27 
HOUSE IV BLOCK 21 
LATE PERIOD 

* 25 INS ► o-a 






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SECTIONS OF KILNS IN ROOM 33 BLOCK I PALACE 
j DK AREA (INTERMEDIATE PERIOD) 

«l L_ FACING EAST « pT 


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1 -i* i r J 

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Plate XXV 


MOHENJO-DARO, DK AREA, G SECTION 



( a ) First Street Inter 1 Le’sel 1<rom North 


( b ) Firsi Street Inter I Lf\el From South 



(e) First Street Inter III Level From North 


(/) First Street Inter 11 T Le\ fl From South 




MOHENJO DARO, DK AKEA, G SECTION 


Plate XXVI 



(a) (if M It M \ 11 \\ O! I \( U VTION** SIIOUIM BlOCk TV IN 10RICR01MI iNTfRMfDIVTf HI LfM^ L TuINGNorTH 


1 



(6) PrOCKS 9 AND 10 TITF IDRMER PVRriVLLl E\C V\ ATED F VCING SOUTHEAST 





-MOHENJO DARO, DK AREA, G SECTION Plate XXVII 



( a ) Block 11 with Block 10A and Long Lane in Foreground Intermediate III Level Facing North W est 











MOHENJO DARO, DK AREA, G SECTION 


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Plate XXXI 


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MOHENJO DARO, DIC AREA, G SECTION 




(r/) Skfllton No G in Biook 10 V Irom 


{b) SknrrTON No 7 in Biock 104 From Solth 



(c) “Long Lane** Between Blocks 10A and 11 From East 


( d ) “ Long Lane” Between Blocks 10A and 11 From West 

























(<f) Block I, Housf IV, Rooms 24-26 Inter. 
IT Lf\el From West 


(c) Washing floor in Block 2 House II, Room 22 
From South Ea.st 



(e) Houses I and II of Block 2 in foreground. Inter II Level 
From South West 







MOHENJO-DARO, DK AREA, G SECTION 


Plate XXXVII. 



(a) Apertures in w \lls of Block 3 House V, Room 21 Inter I Period 
From South West 



{ d ) Block 5 Room 12, Inter 1 and Late III Leiels From West 



(/) Blocks 2 and 3 in foreground Facing North West 



(6) Runnel and Jar in Block 7 House IV, Room 50 
Inter III Leaet From East 



(c) Outside mall of Block 7 House VII Inter 11 
Le\el I rom North 



(e) Block 7 House V Inter 111 Level From North- 
West 





fa) Biock7, House I, Room 19 Inter II Level From 
Solth 
















Plate XXXIX 


MOHENJCLDARO, DK AREA, G SECTION 



(o) Biock 9, House VJ Room 40 Inti r 1 Iiwr From Evst 


( b ) Block 9 House VII, North wall Inter II PrnioD 
From South 



(c) Block 9, Hols* III, Room n Intir 


L*\jl Prom West 



( d ) Block 9 House VI, Room 31 
South West 


Inter 1 Le"s el From 



< , Blocks 7, 9 and 10 House VI of Block 9 in right foreground From North West 


(/) “ Long Line” between Blocks 7 and 9 
(III) Inter II Le\tl From West 















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MOHENJO-DARO, DK AREA, G SECTION 






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From South West 


( g ) * Long Lane \nd Block 10A in foreground From South East 






Plate XLII 


MOHENJO-DARO, DK AREA, G SECTION 



Loor Lane ” Between Blocks 12 and 12A 

Inter II Level From W ( d ) Block 12, Rooms 89, 90, 99 and 100 Inter III Lfvel From N F 





















Plate XLIY, 


MOHENJO-DABO, DK. ABEA, G SECTION 



(a) Chute outsidi Room 17, Hoisi II, Brock S Lyti I6Li\ll 
1 rom ^oltii 


( b ) Well in Chamber 19, House 11, Block S Late III and II Ley els 
From South E ist 






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( d ) "Low Lyne” shoeing Late III Dp\ins From North 




(c; locks 7 and 9 Housi I\ ox Brock 7 in middle iiistynge 
L\ti III Li mi From North 


(/) Block 9 Housf VI Late HI Structure From North West 













MOHENJO DARO, DK AREA, G SECTION 


Plate XLVI 



(6) Block 9 A with House VIII in Foreground From West 













Plate XLVin 


MOHENJODARO, DK AREA, 6 SECTION 



W Late II drain between Blocrs 12 and 12A From SouthWest (e) Cooking biaces Block 2, Court 21 LateIb Level From North East 







(e) Block 1, House VII Well in Room 39 Top Pavement, L vte Ia Level From NorthEast (/) Block 10, House II Well and Paving of Lite Ib Level From North 









MOHENJODARO DK AREA, G SECTION 


Plate L 



(a) Block 9, House VI, Rooms 14-20 in background Late Ia Level From South West 



(6) K iln in Block 2 Court 15 Late Ib Le^ el From South West 


(c) Block 9, House III Late Ia Drain 
From South East 



( d ) Two kilns in Block 9, House II Court 21 Late Ia Level. From East 




Plate LT 


MOHENJO DARO, DR AREA, G SECTION 



(c) Northwestern corner op Block 6 in foreground (d) First Street North-eastern corner of Block 3 in background 




MOHENJO DARO SD SECTION Plate LII 

POTTERY GROUPS UPPER LEVELS 


KUSHAN 


SCALE I 6 








MOHENJO-DARO SD AREA, G SECTION 
POTTERY GROUPS AND GAMESMEN UPPER LEVELS 


tlot Lin 
















Plate LV 


MOHENJO BARO BK AREA, G SECTION 
POTTERY 


UPPER-LEVELS 




SCALE I 6 



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MOHENJO-DARO DK AREA, G SECTION 
POTTERY 


UPPER-LEVELS 



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MOBENJODARO, DK AREA, G SECTION 
POTTERY 


PlATE 1A II 





















MOHENJO DARO, DK AREA, G SECTION 
POTTERY 


Plate LX 


LOWER-LEVELS SCALE I 6 




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MOHENJO DARO, DK. AREA, G SECTION 
POTTERY 


LOWER -LEVELS 


Plate LXII 


SCALE I 6 


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MOHENJO DAHO, DK AREA G SECTION 
POTTERY GROUPS 


Plate LXIY 

























MOHENJO DARO, DK AREA, G SECTION 
TR FOMENTS 01 PAINTED POTTERY 


PL4.TE LXYIII 


UPPER LEVELS 










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UPPER LEVELS 


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lower-levels 


fragments on painted potS 


Plate LXX 































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MOHENJO DABO I)K AREA^ anbials l , 




Plate LXXX 


MOHENJO-DARO DK ARE 4, G SECTION 
POTTERY PASTE AND FAIENCE MODEL ANIMALS LOWER LEVELS 






Platf LXXXI 


MOHENJODARO DK AREA, G SECTION 
POTTERY MODEL ANIMALS GAMESMEN AND JAR-STOPPFR^ IOWER I EVEI S 














MOHENJODARO, DK AREA, G SECTION 
IMPRESSIONS OF SEALS UPPER LEVELS 


Plate LX XXIII 







MOHENJO DARO, DK AREA, G SECTION 
IMPRESSIONS OE SEALS UPPER LEVELS 


Plate LXXXIV 









MOHENJODARO, DK AREA, G SECTION 
IMPRESSIONS OF SEALS UPPER LEVELS 


Plate LXXXV 
































































































MOHENJO DARO, DK AREA, G SECTION 
SEALS AND AMULETS UPPER LEVELS 


Plate XC 
















MOHEN J O-DARO, DK AREA, G SECTION 
CLAY AND FAIENCE AMULETS 


PlATE XCII 



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MOHENJODARO, DK AREA, G SECTION 
IMPRESSIONS OF SEALS LOWER LEVELS 


Plate XCIV 












MOHENJO DARO, DK AREA, G SECTION 
IMPRESSIONS OF SEALS LOWER LEVELS 


Plate XCV 





MOHENJO DARO, DIC AREA, G SECTION 
IMPRESSIONS OF SEALS LOWER LEVELS 


Plate XCVT 



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MOHENJO DARO, DK AREA, G SECTION. 
IMPRESSIONS OF SEARS LOW ER LEVELS 


Plate XCVIT 






MOHENJO DARO DK AREA, G SECTION 
IMPRESSIONS OF SEALS LOWER LEVELS 


Plate XCVHL 



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MOHENJO DARO, DK AREA, G SECTION 
IMPRESSIONS OF SEALS LOWER LEVELS 


Plate XCE 


































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MOHENJODARO DK ARE G SECTION 
STONE AND POTTERY OBJECTS, 


Plate CIV 







Platt C 


-vunawiiMu, LA. AREA, G Muaus 
MISCELLANEOUS OBJECTS FROM UPPER LEVELS 











MOHENJO DARO, EK. AREA, G SECTION 
MISCELLANEOUS OBJECTS 


Plate CVI 


UPPER LEVELS 

































MOHENJO DARO, DK AREA, G SECTION 
MISCELLANEOUS OBJECTS 


Plate CIX 







AIOHENJO DARO, DK AREA C SECTION 
DRAWING'^ OF MI'CLI L \NEOUS OBJECT'S 


Plati C\ 


LOWER-LEVELS 


SCALE I 2 





























MOHENJO DARO, DK AREA, G SECTION NORTHERN PORTION 
COPPER AND BRONZE TOOLS AND IMPLE MEN TS 


Plate CXIII 


UPPER-LEVELS SCALE I 2 



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MOHENJO-DARO, DK AREA, G SECTION NORTHERN PORTION Plate CAV 

COPPER AND BRONZE UTENSILS, TOOLS AND STONE WEIGHTS 


UPPER-LEVELS 


SCALE I 2 





MOIIENJO-DARO, DK AREA, G SECTION NORTHERN PORTION 
COPPER AND BRONZE TOOLS AND UTENSILS AND STONE VESSEL 


Plate CXVI 



SCALE l 2 

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GROUP C 




MOHENJO DARO, DK AREA G SECTION 
COPPER AND BRONZE TOOLS 


Pi ate cxvn 














MOHENJO DARO, DK AREA, G SECTION 
COPPER AND BRONZE TOOLS, IMPLEMENTS AND ORNAMENTS 


Platk CXXI 





MOHENJO-DARO, DK ARE 4, G SECTION 
COPPER AND BRONZE TOOLS AND IMPLEMENTS 


PrATi: OXXII 





MOHENJO-DARO, DK AREA., G SECTION. 
COPPER AND BRONZE KNIVES AND DAGGERS 


Plate CXXIII 


UPPER-LEVELS 





3I0HENJ0-DAR0, DK AREA, G SECTION 


Plate CXXIV 


COPPER AND BRONZE OBJECTS 


UPPER-LEVELS 


SCALE l 2 






MOHENJO-UARO, DK AREA, G SECTION I’i.atf CXXV 

MISCELLANEOUS OBJECTS 


UPPER-LEVELS 



SCALE I 2 




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MOUPNIO DAllO ]>K AllLA, G RI-CTION 
COPl’I R AM) BROiN/I IMPJ LMLNTS AND TOOTS 


Plvte CXXVI 


LOWER-LEVELS 


SCALE I 2 


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Plate CXXV1I 


MOHl MO 1>\R0, |)K ARP \ G MXPION 
( 01*1*1 R \N1) BRON/I 0J5J1 Cl’S 


LOWER-LEVELS 


SCALE I 2 






MOHENJO-DARO, DK AREA, G SECTION Piate CYXYIIL 

COPPER AND BRONZE TOOLS AND UTENSILS 


lower-levels 


SCALE I S 







LOWER-LEVELS 

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uk AREA, G SFrrrnK 
COPPER AND BRONZE KNIVES AND DAGGERS 


Plate CXXIX. 


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MOHENJO DARO, DK AREA, G SECTION 
GAMESMEN AND BEADS 


Plate CXNXVH 



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Plate CXXXVIII 


MOHENJO DARO, DK AREA, G SECTION 
BEADS, IVORY DICE AND OTHER OBJECTS 


UPPER-LEVELS 


SCALE I 2 














MO HEN JO-DAP 0 f DIE APEA, G SECTION 
G VMESMEN, BANGLES, BE VDS, ETC 


Pi vrr t 










PlATE \ 


MOHENJO DARO, DK AREA, G SECTION 
INL4YS, IVORY OBJECTS, SHELLS, POTTERY, BEADS, Etc 


UPPER LEVELS 





































MOHENJO-DARO DIv ARE G SECTION 
SKOLLS. 


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Pig 1 Norma Liter alis of M 27 

Pig 2 Norma Frontalis of M 27 

Pig 3 Norma Verticalis of "VI 27 

Pic 4 Norma La.teru.is of AI 2S 


Pig 5 Norma Frontaiis of M 2S 

Pig 6 Norma Lateralis of "VI 40 

Fig 7 Norma Front u is of AI 32 

Pig S Norma Latepaits or M 32